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Sep 30, 2021
Setterwalls and Krogerus advised Royal Unibrew on the deal. Royal Unibrew, the Danish multi-regional beverage company listed on OMX Copenhagen, entered into an agreement with the private equity fund CapMan for the acquisition of the leading importer and distributor of alcohol Solera Beverage Group, which both imports and distributes alcohol in Norway, Sweden and Finland. The purchase price amounts to NOK 770 million. Solera Beverage Group has 150 employees and generated net sales, excluding corona effects, of DKK 1.3 billion in 2020. The transaction, which is subject to competition authority approval, provides Royal Unibrew with a platform to expand its alcohol sales throughout the Nordic region and in the Baltic countries to over 30 million customers. The Setterwalls team included Håkan Fohlin (Picture), Samuel Pihl, Niklas Follin, Fanny Berggren, Julia Sjöström, Ellen Lewin. The Krogerus team was led by Partner Sami Martola and included Senior Associate Jenni Teurokoski and Associates Nora Hamed, Maria Naukkarinen and Anna Salokangas, Counsel Simo Autio, Associates Essi Miettinen and Eveliina Tanskanen.